The Hidden Dangers of Water Damage

water damage on walls

If a pipe bursts in your home or business and hundreds of gallons of water come rushing in at once, it can cause significant property damage. Not only can water ruin furniture, carpets and equipment in a matter of minutes, within days it can also cause hardwood floors to warp, paint to blister and wallpaper … Continued

What is ERP and How Does it Work?

How Does ERP Work?

ERP stands for emergency response protocol and it is a plan of action that businesses follow should they ever experience a disaster, such as a fire or flood. The logic behind creating an ERP plan is that if there is an emergency, the necessary steps to follow are already clearly defined including who to call, … Continued

5 Ways to Prevent Your Pipes from Bursting

How to Prevent Pipes from Bursting

Spring may be on the horizon, but New England is still experiencing temperatures that are dipping below the freezing mark, which means your pipes could still be at risk for bursting. Here are five proactive steps that you can take to help prevent your home or business from experiencing a burst pipe, as well as … Continued

How to Recover After a Fire

Fire Damage Recovery

If you experience a fire in your home or business, it can be devastating. Even if the building isn’t a total loss, even a minor fire has the potential to cause significant damage between the flames, ash and smoke. Here’s how you can begin to recover and get back to normal as quickly as possible … Continued

What to Do If You’ve Got Ice Dams

Ice Dams in Gutters

Winters can be harsh in New England, and this year is no exception. Between the snow and the freezing rain, it feels like we’re spending the majority of our free time shoveling, snow blowing and salting our driveways and walkways. But don’t forget there’s another place the snow and ice are piling up – your … Continued

5 Things You Need to Know About Mold Mediation

Mold Mediation Tips

If you discover mold in your home or business, it is not something you will want to take a wait-and-see approach to. Mold can grow and spread quickly and should be contained and removed as soon as possible when spotted. The process of mold removal is often called mold mediation or mold remediation. Here’s what … Continued

My Home Has Smoke Damage – Help!

Smoke Damage in Home

If you experience a fire in your home, it can be devastating. Not only could you be displaced for days or even weeks, many of your possessions might be destroyed. If you get lucky, the fire will be put out quickly, minimizing the damage. But even if the impact from the fire is minimal, there’s … Continued